Technology


Travel technology is the glue that allows the industry to function at astonishing speeds, connecting brands to partners and consumers in ways that should both excite and challenge every player to ensure they keep on top of developments.

These are exciting times  - important but fairly functional forms of technology are being joined by techniques covering big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, machine learning, neural networks, and the internet of things.


Booking.com snaps up messaging app service eBuddy in acqui-hire deal
Booking.com snaps up messaging app service eBuddy in acqui-hire deal
By Karthick Prabu | December 5, 2013
In an apparent move to strengthen its online support, Booking.com has acqui-hired a group of staffers... Read More
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Startup pitch: Dash brings split payments to the table
Startup pitch: Dash brings split payments to the table
By Nick Vivion | December 5, 2013
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Corporate travel focus 2014 - data security, travel risk management and mobile tech
Corporate travel focus 2014 - data security, travel risk management and mobile tech
By Karthick Prabu | December 5, 2013
Travel data security, risk management while traveling to emerging countries and demand for additional... Read More
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Survey: Indian airlines need to catch up with technology and social media
Survey: Indian airlines need to catch up with technology and social media
By Karthick Prabu | December 4, 2013
A survey (not by an airline app manufacturer!) reveals that less than a quarter of travellers have the... Read More
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Hot Hotels offers social booking experience by integrating SeatID
Hot Hotels offers social booking experience by integrating SeatID
By Karthick Prabu | December 4, 2013
In what is claimed to be a travel industry first, last minute hotel booking service Hot Hotels has... Read More
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All about inspiration for Cleartrip with new Collections push
All about inspiration for Cleartrip with new Collections push
By Karthick Prabu | December 4, 2013
India-based OTA Cleartrip has launched a curated list of destinations, activities, short and long... Read More
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What can we learn from the mobile app graveyard?
What can we learn from the mobile app graveyard?
By PhocusWire | December 3, 2013
DEVICES: Take a look at the app charts on sites such as Appnostic and it quickly becomes clear that... Read More
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Marketers: Latest stats show Apple continuing to dominate mobile advertising impressions
Marketers: Latest stats show Apple continuing to dominate mobile advertising impressions
By Nick Vivion | December 3, 2013
Apple continues to dominate the mobile advertising space, according to mobile advertising sales... Read More
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Business travel goes super sci fi, leaps forward 50 years
Business travel goes super sci fi, leaps forward 50 years
By Linda Fox | December 3, 2013
Forget 2014, AirPlus is first out of the block with future gazing but with a twist - how the business... Read More
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Top tips for building cross-platform mobile apps
Top tips for building cross-platform mobile apps
By PhocusWire | December 2, 2013
DEVICES: It was all so easy when there was one platform (iPhone) on which to build mobile... Read More
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March 26, 2019
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
In this white paper, carried out in partnership with PROS, we look at the various stages of airlines... Read More
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
March 4, 2019
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
The cost and effort of maintaining a direct connect to the GDS may have been more than hotels had... Read More
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
March 1, 2019
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
A detailed study by RateGain’s data science lab probes into event scenarios to get insights that will... Read More